This week has been all kinds of productive. I’ve been reading more, walking more and playing music more and writing more. My word count for my WIP is now sitting at about 10,500 words, which is wild! I’m really pleased with myself. It’s been a more-or-less good week.
This week I’ve been reading (links to Goodreads)
- The Other Shore: A New Translation of the Heart Sutra with Commentaries (Thich Nhat Hanh)
- The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents (Terry Pratchett)
- Den of Smoke (Christopher Byford)
- Amelia Fang and the Barbaric Ball (Laura Ellen Anderson)
- Binti (Nnedi Okorafor)
- The Whale Rider (Witi Ihimaera)
- Book Review: Den of Smoke (Christopher Byford) – An exciting criminal adventure.
- Kwik Review: Amelia Fang and the Barbaric Ball (Laura Ellen Anderson) – A gross and funny tale of vampires, yetis and obnoxious princes, with sublime illustrations.
- New Feature: Professional’s Choice – A new thing I’m doing
- Kwik Review: Binti (Nnedi Okorafor) – Octopus aliens take over a spacecraft and only Binti can prevent a massacre when the spacecraft lands at Oomza Uni.
- #FanArtFriday – This week featuring Princess Bean from Disenchatment
Books added to the collection this week (links to Goodreads)
- Conversations with Friends (Sally Rooney)
- Amelia Fang and the Unicorn Lords (Laura Ellen Anderson)
- Circe (Madeline Miller) – signed by the author!! WhOOP!!
3 songs that had me hooked this week (Links to YouTube)